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BREAKING: Senator Dariye Co-sponsors a motion from Prison

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- FORMER Governor of Plateau State, Senator Joshua Dariye, All Progressives Congress, APC, Plateau Central who is presently serving a ten-year jail term in the prison is...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

Reps okay bill to help plug revenue leakages in oil sector

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The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, passed a bill seeking to help plug leakages in government’s streams of income in the oil sector for second reading. This followed a motion by the...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Plateau PDP suspends chairman, deputy, dissolves state campaign council

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos – The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Plateau State has suspended its Chairman, Hon. Damishi Sango and his Deputy, Amos Goyol over alleged financial misconduct...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

FRSC promotes 4 ACMs, 14 corps commaders

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The Board of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has approved the elevation of four Assistant Corps Marshals (ACM) to the rank of Deputy Corps Marshals (DCM). It also approved the promotion of...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Buratai and a testament to history

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By Abaji S. Abaji For some time, I refused to register in the somewhat national debate about the Nigerian Army and its leadership. I have read the divergent opinions from Nigerians about the...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Dogara intervenes as Abia Rep, Abonta opposes bill to establish Federal Polytechnic in Aba

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…prefers own constituency By Levinus Nwabughiogu A surprise greeted the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara and indeed, many lawmakers when Hon. Nkem Abonta at...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari and the conundrum of our security challenge

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By Rotimi Fasan IN his response to the Easter Sunday coordinated attacks on mosques and hotels during which more than 200 people were killed, President Muhammadu Buhari sent his heartfelt...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Taraba killings: Reps urge security agencies to fish out perpetrators

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu House of Representatives yesterday charged the nation’s security agencies to arrest the perpetrators of the killings in Taraba State which have prompted a renewed war...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Bill to name Federal University Oye-Ekiti after late Adebayo scales 2nd reading

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The House of Representatives, on Tuesday, passed a bill seeking to rename the Federal University Oye-Ekiti as Adeyinka Adebayo Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) for second reading. The bill...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Northeast safer under me- Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA- PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has said that the Northeast geopolitical zone is safer under his administration contrary to insinuations in some quarters that he was not...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

President Buhari, not ‘sleeping on duty’ – Presidency replies Rev. Mamza

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The presidency on Monday described as unfair the comment by the Catholic Bishop of Yola Diocese, Rt. Rev. Fr. Stephen Mamza describing President Muhammadu as ”sleeping on duty as...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari not sleeping on duty: Presidency replies Rev Mamza

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Presidency on Monday described as unfair the comment by the Catholic Bishop of Yola Diocese, Rt. Rev. Fr. Stephen Mamza describing President Muhammadu Buhari as ”sleeping on duty as...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Yellow fever persists, 80 deaths, 4,100 cases in Nigeria since 2017

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By Chioma Obinna Nigeria maintains unenviable position as one of the countries with risk of yellow fever transmission. recording 364 suspected cases in 177 Local Government Areas, from 1st January...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

North-East better off under President Buhari, Presidency boasts

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In an action that broke the old tradition of staying above politics, the Catholic Bishop of Yola Diocese, Rt. Rev. Fr. Stephen Mamza delivered a homily in which he spoke angrily against President...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Easter: AANI felicitates with Nigerians, calls for peaceful co-existence

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EASTER By Gabriel Ewepu Easter- THE Alumni Association of the National Institute, AANI, Monday, felicitated with Nigerians as Christians across the world celebrate the crucifixion, death, burial...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →